romantic havana wedding editorial

Getting Married in Havana

Filled with silky fabrics and elegant Havana style, this wedding inspiration shoot from Matthew Ree of Cly by Matthew and Designs by Hemingway captures the elegance of Cuba in the most beautiful way! Plus – the dresses. Oh my goodness they are gorgeous and they couldn’t be more perfect for this romantic wedding editorial. Matthew Ree and Debbie Hemingway hosted this Cuba wedding workshop and had attendees from all over the United States and … [Continue reading]

russian ballet principal dancer bridals

Ballet Bridals

From Elina Sazonova – “Ballet is my never-ending inspiration and that’s where this bridal editorial named Swan stemmed from. I used to dance when I was a child and I miss it so much that this shoot was something very personal and emotionally important to me.” “Anastasia, our model, is a principal dancer at the Stanislavsky Musical Theatre, one of the greatest and most famous Russian theatres. The magic that she brought to this ballet themed bridal … [Continue reading]

havana engagement

Havana Engagement

Havana, ooh na-na, half my heart is in Havana, ooh na-na, he took me back to East Atlanta, na-na-na, oh but my heart is in Havana…” and goodness this song by Camila Cabello and Pharrel Williams could not be more accurate. Once you visit Havana you’ll leave part of your heart there. It’s inevitable! The city backdrop of many reasons why today’s engagement session from Matthew Ree of Cly by Matthew and Designs by Hemingway is so seductive. I can’t think of a … [Continue reading]

amsterdam bridal session

Amsterdam Bridal Shoot

From Gyan Gurung Photography – “The inspiration behind this bridal session editorial really came from what felt like a long winter in Amsterdam and a delayed springtime even in March. We wanted to evoke the spirit of spring through the blush colours and movements that brought a delicate, romantic feel to the images.” “To tell a story of simplicity and emotion at its heart, we strayed away from elaborate styling that can often look too put together. … [Continue reading]

sex and the city engagement in johannesburg

Sex and the City Style Engagement

Two beautiful souls, Caronien and Cornell had a stunning city engagement session, right in the heart of Johannesburg, South Africa with some seriously amazing Sex and the City style. With views like these and to-die-for dresses, photographer Genevieve Fundaro captured their chic romance perfectly! From Genevieve Fundaro – “Caronien and Cronell’s engagement was Sex and the City meets a Jane Austen novel. Sexy yet oh so romantic. And can we just talk … [Continue reading]

costa rica boutique honeymoon resort

Costa Rica Honeymoon Resort

If there’s a perfect honeymoon resort in Costa Rica then Oxygen Jungle Villas is it! I can’t even begin to explain how amazing this little gem of a boutique luxury hotel is, nestled into the hillside of Uvita. The food, the intimacy, the marvel of an infinity pool, the wildlife you’ll see without ever leaving the gates, and the waterfalls, right there on the property! It’s no wonder that both Conde Nast and Travel & Leisure have featured Oxygen Jungle Villas as … [Continue reading]

earthy industrial editorial

Donut Hole Wedding Cake

From Kimberly Paige Photography – “For this wedding inspiration shoot we were going for an earthy, modern industrial vibe with as much greenery as we could fit in! It’s the perfect look for an indoor wedding during cooler months. We used roses, Spanish moss, purple grapes, and a light gray chiffon dress. The cake (inspired by French croquembouche cakes) was almost 3ft tall and made entirely out of unglazed donut holes. We wanted to showcase unique set designs and … [Continue reading]

unique italian riviera destination editorial

Italian Riviera Destination Wedding

The Italian Riviera is known for its glamorous affairs and gorgeous vistas but today’s wedding inspiration shoot from Martina Bianchi and The Wedding Tale gives a boho twist to a classic wedding destination wedding location. With unique design elements and an attention to detail that Italian weddings are known for, this beach wedding editorial couldn’t be more fresh and stunning! From Martina Bianchi – “With this wedding inspiration shoot we … [Continue reading]

rising tide society’s tuesdays together wedding editorial

Summer wedding colors

Rising Tide Society’s (whose motto is ‘community over competition’) chapter in Charleston, West Virginia hosted a styled shoot collaboration that included 10 different photographers and various makers to create a boho-chic wedding inspiration shoot! With a warm, late-summery color palette the results were simply stunning! The scene at Sleepy Hollow Golf Club in Hurricane, West Virginia was styled by Simply Gorgeous Events and featured a variety of … [Continue reading]

italian inspired fashion editorial

Italian inspired bridal fashion editorial

We all know that THE DRESS is one of the most exciting parts about wedding planning and today’s bridal fashion editorial from Tab McCausland Photography showcases some extremely beautiful looks set against the Italian-inspired community of Bella Collina in Florida. To really set these gowns apart and show how gorgeous they’ll be at a wedding, a reception table with burgundy floral designs was created and included red echeveria succulents, white … [Continue reading]

costa rica destination wedding resort

Costa Rica Destination Wedding Resort

If you’re looking for the perfect destination wedding venue or honeymoon resort look no further than the luxury boutique resort Casa Chameleon in Mal Pais, Costa Rica! I recently had the opportunity to visit this stunning gem of a hotel and to be frank I was blown away. Not just by Casa Chameleon, but by Costa Rica - the food, the people, the scenery, the ease of travel, and the value. Costa Rica was simply incredible and Casa Chameleon made it so! GETTING THERE: … [Continue reading]

cape verde wedding

Cape Verde wedding

From Creative Collaborations – “The islands of the country of Cape Verde (off the west coast of Africa) are a melting pot of cultures. The Portuguese originally discovered Cape Verde, so there’s a mixture of African, Brazilian and Portuguese influences. You’ll see it in the island’s music, fashion and perhaps most clearly – the food! I wanted to create a wedding that embraced the culture, fashion, and creativity all in one. The Cape Verde Islands is made up of … [Continue reading]

cactus love session

Cactus Cake

These two have been together for over 9 years and wanted to celebrate with a photo shoot by the incredible Anastasiia Kryvenok. It was difficult to get permission to shoot from the greenhouse management but the effort was totally worth it! Complete with a cake (that the greenhouse cat ended up taking a bite of!), an all green bouquet, and edgy attire perfect for these two lovebirds, a beautiful anniversary session resulted. *** Photography & … [Continue reading]

vintage aristocratic wedding

Vintage aristocratic wedding style

From Photographer Dmitry Pavlov – “When it’s cold outside an indoor wedding calls for seasonal warm and rich colors bringing to mind a cozy fireside whilst the snow falls outside. Inspired by this feeling we based the color palette for this vintage aristocratic wedding inspiration shoot on deep emerald, burgundy, pomegranate, antique gold, vintage milk lace, and shades of chocolate, cappuccino, and truffle woven into an elegant style filled with the spirit of … [Continue reading]

boho chic dry garden elopement

Cactus Garden Wedding

From Kim Branagan Photography – “This boho-chic elopement inspiration shoot was brought about through a desire to show a gorgeous, picturesque, dream elopement that is still approachable and attainable. This is inspiration for the couple that goes where the wind takes them and likes to keep things personal yet still fun, funky, and memorable!” “The location, The Ruth Bancroft Gardens, was the cactus-filled canvas that we built from and everything from … [Continue reading]

hanging wedding reception flowers

Hanging wedding flowers

From Milk + Honey Photography – “For our shoot at Ritchie Hill in Charlotte, North Carolina, we were inspired by a fresh design that would speak to brides in any region. We wanted to create a clean floral design that would not distract any wedding dinner conversation, so we decided to take it off of the table all together and hang it from the ceiling!” “We wanted to mix traditional with exceptional, so we mixed in a succulent theme with a sprig of bright … [Continue reading]